Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 225.2
Benign neoplasm of cerebral meninges
  • Short description: BEN NEO CEREBR MENINGES.
  • ICD-9-CM 225.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 225.2 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 225.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM D32.0 Benign neoplasm of cerebral meninges
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM D32.9 Benign neoplasm of meninges, unspecified
Disease Synonyms
  • Benign neoplasm meninges, cerebral
  • Benign neoplasm of meninges
  • Benign neoplasm, cerebral meninges
  • Intracranial meningioma
  • Meningioma
  • Meningioma of brain
  • Meningioma, brain
Applies To
  • Meninges NOS
  • Meningioma (cerebral)
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